the issue is the relationship between israel and the united states. under no circumstanes can israel allow that her sovereignty be undermined by the united states. hence, any additional moratorium cannot be linked to promises of certain acts in the un or the international community at large. such lop-sided commitment would knoll the death of israel's sovereignty.
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from the article: Cabinet stalls on settlement freeze as Israel and U.S. clash over terms